The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 13 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 116 164 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.26% 10.91% 15.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.86% 46.86% 60.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 94 88
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 28
Average hourly rate - £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.42 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.75% -4.51%
.NET
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
291 350 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.71% 23.29% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 195 161
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 46
Average hourly rate £16.75 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.46% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.55 £20.00 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.95 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -4 39 £368 +18.54% 41
Northamptonshire -4 25 £323 +11.20% 24
Derbyshire +14 18 £370 +37.03% 20
Leicestershire -8 15 £275 +2.80% 36
Lincolnshire -2 1 - - 7
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 208 (78.20%) C#
2 145 (54.51%) ASP.NET
3 109 (40.98%) HTML
4 102 (38.35%) JavaScript
5 96 (36.09%) SQL Server
6 93 (34.96%) SQL
7 74 (27.82%) CSS
8 70 (26.32%) jQuery
9 67 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (25.19%) MVC
10 63 (23.68%) XML
11 57 (21.43%) Microsoft
12 51 (19.17%) Web Services
13 50 (18.80%) WCF
14 48 (18.05%) .NET Framework
15 45 (16.92%) Oracle
16 42 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
17 41 (15.41%) Visual Studio
18 39 (14.66%) OO
19 37 (13.91%) WPF
20 36 (13.53%) Ajax
20 36 (13.53%) HTML5
21 32 (12.03%) Windows
22 29 (10.90%) Team Foundation Server
23 28 (10.53%) IIS
23 28 (10.53%) Finance
24 25 (9.40%) XSLT
24 25 (9.40%) TDD
25 24 (9.02%) VB.NET
25 24 (9.02%) SharePoint

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (10.53%) IIS
2 24 (9.02%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (4.14%) CMS
4 11 (4.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.50%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.50%) NetWeaver
8 3 (1.13%) CICS
8 3 (1.13%) MTS
8 3 (1.13%) Kentico
9 2 (0.75%) Lync
9 2 (0.75%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.75%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.75%) WordPress
9 2 (0.75%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.75%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.75%) MS Office
3 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.38%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 5 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.38%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.51%) Internet
2 11 (4.14%) HTTP
3 4 (1.50%) DMZ
3 4 (1.50%) Intranet
3 4 (1.50%) HTTPS
3 4 (1.50%) VPN
3 4 (1.50%) Firewall
4 3 (1.13%) LDAP
4 3 (1.13%) Network Security
5 2 (0.75%) RIP
5 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.75%) FTP
6 1 (0.38%) Telnet
6 1 (0.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (36.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 12 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.76%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.63%) DB2
6 7 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.13%) DTS
8 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.13%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.75%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.75%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (0.75%) WebFOCUS
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 41 (15.41%) Visual Studio
2 29 (10.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.63%) Subversion
4 5 (1.88%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.50%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.50%) SoapUI
5 4 (1.50%) Fiddler
6 3 (1.13%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.13%) NUnit
6 3 (1.13%) MSTest
7 2 (0.75%) Toad
8 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.38%) Selenium
8 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.38%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.38%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.38%) Yeoman
8 1 (0.38%) Grunt
8 1 (0.38%) Bower
8 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (10.53%) Finance
2 14 (5.26%) Retail
3 7 (2.63%) Advertising
4 5 (1.88%) German Language
5 4 (1.50%) Games
5 4 (1.50%) Marketing
6 3 (1.13%) Back Office
7 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.38%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 219 (82.33%) Developer
2 102 (38.35%) .NET Developer
3 80 (30.08%) C# Developer
4 53 (19.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
6 31 (11.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (6.39%) Analyst
8 15 (5.64%) Sitecore Developer
8 15 (5.64%) Architect
9 10 (3.76%) SharePoint Developer
10 9 (3.38%) Web Developer
10 9 (3.38%) WPF Developer
11 7 (2.63%) Software Developer
11 7 (2.63%) Designer
12 5 (1.88%) Applications Developer
12 5 (1.88%) Senior Developer
12 5 (1.88%) Consultant
12 5 (1.88%) VB.NET Developer
12 5 (1.88%) SQL Developer
13 4 (1.50%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (54.51%) ASP.NET
2 109 (40.98%) HTML
3 74 (27.82%) CSS
4 70 (26.32%) jQuery
5 63 (23.68%) XML
6 51 (19.17%) Web Services
7 50 (18.80%) WCF
8 48 (18.05%) .NET Framework
9 42 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (13.91%) WPF
11 36 (13.53%) Ajax
11 36 (13.53%) HTML5
12 25 (9.40%) XSLT
13 24 (9.02%) CSS3
14 21 (7.89%) JSON
14 21 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 18 (6.77%) ASP.NET Web API
16 15 (5.64%) XHTML
17 14 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 13 (4.89%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.38%) Mobile App
2 7 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (1.88%) Open Source
4 4 (1.50%) Clustering
4 4 (1.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.50%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.50%) N-Tier
4 4 (1.50%) NHS
5 3 (1.13%) Blog
5 3 (1.13%) Streaming Media
5 3 (1.13%) Replication
5 3 (1.13%) Xbox
6 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.38%) Physics
7 1 (0.38%) Statistics
7 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.03%) Windows
2 9 (3.38%) Android
3 8 (3.01%) UNIX
4 7 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.50%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.50%) Linux
6 3 (1.13%) SUSE
7 2 (0.75%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.75%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
1 67 (25.19%) MVC
2 39 (14.66%) OO
3 25 (9.40%) TDD
4 18 (6.77%) MVVM
4 18 (6.77%) OOP
5 17 (6.39%) Web Development
6 14 (5.26%) SOA
6 14 (5.26%) Workflow
7 13 (4.89%) Dependency Injection
8 12 (4.51%) Mentoring
8 12 (4.51%) CRM
9 11 (4.14%) Scrum
10 10 (3.76%) Unit Testing
10 10 (3.76%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (3.76%) UML
11 8 (3.01%) E-Commerce
12 7 (2.63%) OOD
12 7 (2.63%) Waterfall
13 6 (2.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 208 (78.20%) C#
2 102 (38.35%) JavaScript
3 93 (34.96%) SQL
4 24 (9.02%) VB.NET
5 22 (8.27%) Java
6 18 (6.77%) PL/SQL
7 10 (3.76%) VB
7 10 (3.76%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.01%) C++
9 6 (2.26%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.26%) XAML
10 5 (1.88%) VB6
11 4 (1.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.50%) C
12 3 (1.13%) Python
12 3 (1.13%) VBA
13 2 (0.75%) R
13 2 (0.75%) VBScript
13 2 (0.75%) PHP
14 1 (0.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (4.14%) Degree
2 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.38%) PMP
3 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.38%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) WAI
3 1 (0.38%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) WMI
2 2 (0.75%) Puppet
2 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 57 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.92%) Oracle
3 17 (6.39%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.50%) SAP
4 4 (1.50%) Software AG
4 4 (1.50%) Intel
5 3 (1.13%) HP
5 3 (1.13%) EMC
5 3 (1.13%) Cisco
5 3 (1.13%) Telerik
5 3 (1.13%) Twitter
6 2 (0.75%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.75%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.75%) Splunk
6 2 (0.75%) VMware
6 2 (0.75%) Cognos
7 1 (0.38%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.38%) Unisys
7 1 (0.38%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.38%) Motorola
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